Graustark

noun
Grau·​stark | \ ˈgrau̇-ˌstärk How to pronounce Graustark (audio) , ˈgrȯ- How to pronounce Graustark (audio) \

Definition of Graustark

: an imaginary land of high romance also : a highly romantic piece of writing

Other Words from Graustark

Graustarkian \ grau̇-​ˈstär-​kē-​ən How to pronounce Graustarkian (audio) , grȯ-​ \ adjective

First Known Use of Graustark

1941, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Graustark

Graustark, imaginary country in the novel Graustark (1901) by George B. McCutcheon †1928 American novelist

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“Graustark.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Graustark. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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